DIY Invitations: Blue & White Petal

Wow, it’s been a while! With the wedding season in full swing, I’ve been rather busy lately.  Recently I put together this invitation set for my friends Benjamin and Stephanie who are getting married at Ceresville Mansion this summer. The photo doesn’t … Continue reading »


tying the knot

There are many many stories and cultures that have contributed to the term “tying the knot”.  Whatever it may mean or where ever it may have come from, it has stuck to be associated to mean “getting married” in today’s society.  Here … Continue reading »


Dandelion Patch Special Offer

Our new friends at the Dandelion Patch would like to offer the Big Fat Cake community a special deal for September. This month (until September 30th), they are offering $50 off any order $500 or more and $100 off any order $1000 … Continue reading »

Program 3 - Thanh and Jane

Ideas from my Wedding Program Library

Last week I shared some of the wedding programs I’ve created.  Today I’m going to share some of the programs that I’ve collected over the last four years (I’ve lived here in the US for 4 years, so everything pre-2005 is back … Continue reading »

Invitations: to DIY or not to DIY, and how do I budget?

Over the last two weeks, I’ve shared with you how I made the invitations for our wedding.  Now, I have to confess – it took me about 2 months to come up with the design (I had way too many ideas!), but … Continue reading »